U.S. Banks Now Less Risky Than European Peers – Seeking AlphaPosed On April 23rd, 2015

Seeking Alpha
U.S. Banks Now Less Risky Than European Peers Seeking Alpha The rapidly declining CDS spreads have created a disconnect between the bond and credit markets. As a result, JPMorgan and Morgan Stanley’s bonds now trade with a negative basis to their CDS spreads. This means that the cash (bond) spread is trading …
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What The Brent-WTI Spread Is Telling Us About Oil Prices – Seeking AlphaPosed On April 16th, 2015

Business Today
What The Brent-WTI Spread Is Telling Us About Oil Prices Seeking Alpha On Friday, April 10, the spread was trading at a $5.92 premium for Brent crude. Brent crude versus WTI is both a location and a quality spread. The Brent crude refers to oil produced in the Brent oil fields and other sites in the North Sea. The Brent COLUMN-Futures prices point to more balanced oil market in second half: KempReuters Futures prices point to more balanced oil market in second half: KempHellenic Shipping News Worldwide NYMEX crude edges higher in Asia ahead of API supply dataInvesting.com all 412 news articles »
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Asian Buyers Seize on Oil-Price Spread – Wall Street JournalPosed On March 17th, 2015

Wall Street Journal
Asian Buyers Seize on Oil-Price Spread Wall Street Journal It isn’t just the sharp drop in crude prices since last summer that has roiled the global oil industry. It is the way they have fallen. During the slump, U.S. oil prices have dropped further relative to Brent prices traded on London’s Intercontinental Amplified Storage Debate and Talks with Tehran Send Oil to New LowDailyFX Stuffing oil in the mattress: Why storing this much crude is bad news for oil Financial Post Crude Oil Falls To The Bottom Of The Range: Is This A Dip To Buy?Seeking Alpha (registration) Investing.com all 246 news articles »
Source:Asian Buyers Seize on Oil-Price Spread – Wall Street Journal

Brent, WTI spread taps highest level in over a year – Hellenic Shipping News WorldwidePosed On March 7th, 2015

EagleFordTexas.com
Brent, WTI spread taps highest level in over a year Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide The spread between Brent and West Texas Intermediate crude prices recently climbed to their widest level in more than a year. The spread climbed to nearly $13 a barrel on Friday. Active Brent-WTI spread trade had allowed WTI to firm on Monday despite It’s no JK: Oil spread blow-out portends new price slumpReuters Buffer Zone. The Energy Report 3/6/15Inside Futures Brent climbs above $61 on Mideast supply concernsEagleFordTexas.com Nasdaq –Market Realist all 1,253 news articles »
Source:Brent, WTI spread taps highest level in over a year – Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

Carney Facing Seven-Year Itch as BOE Holds Rates – BloombergPosed On March 6th, 2015

Bloomberg
Carney Facing Seven-Year Itch as BOE Holds Rates Bloomberg Economists and investors are betting there won’t be an eighth. Growth is on course to accelerate this quarter and wages are … The bank will publish minutes of the meeting March 18. The MPC cut its policy rate to the current level on March 5, 2009 and more »
Source:Carney Facing Seven-Year Itch as BOE Holds Rates – Bloomberg

Oil tumbles on Iran, Libya; worry about high supply returns – ReutersPosed On March 3rd, 2015

Reuters
Oil tumbles on Iran, Libya; worry about high supply returns Reuters Players were also betting the spread between the two oils would narrow after Brent’s premium to U.S. crude hit a 13-month high on Friday, market sources said. “I think we’ve been subjected to a reality check after the fake rallies of last week,” said and more »
Source:Oil tumbles on Iran, Libya; worry about high supply returns – Reuters

AUD/USD retreats under pressure – City IndexPosed On March 2nd, 2015

AUD/USD retreats under pressure City Index The current retreat comes after the currency pair spent the month of February range trading and rebounding from its new five-year low of 0.7625 that was hit in early February. … *Spread betting and CFD trading are exempt from UK stamp duty. Spread
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Crude oil trading outlook: WTI-Brent spread widens on US stockpiles, China … – Binary TribunePosed On March 1st, 2015

Binary Tribune
Crude oil trading outlook: WTI-Brent spread widens on US stockpiles, China Binary Tribune US crude for delivery April traded 0.28% lower at $49.14 per barrel at 7:50 GMT, shifting in a daily range of $49.36-$49.06. The contract slid 0.34% on Tuesday to $49.28 a barrel, a fifth consecutive daily loss. Meanwhile on the ICE, Brent for
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USD/JPY range trades off highs – City IndexPosed On February 28th, 2015

USD/JPY range trades off highs City Index Despite its current range trading, the overall trend and technical indications for USD/JPY remain strong, and price action could be poised for an impending breakout of the consolidation. … *Spread betting and CFD trading are exempt from UK stamp duty. and more »
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Negative interest rates are here to stay – so get used to them – Businessinsider IndiaPosed On February 27th, 2015

Businessinsider India
Negative interest rates are here to stay – so get used to them Businessinsider India Across Europe the five-year government debt of Finland, the Netherlands and Austria is also trading at negative yields, according to the Financial Times. If that seems unusual, it should. It is indicative primarily of the mess that Europe has got and more »
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